FESTIVAL CLOSING PROGRAMME, MAY 18 

09.00 - bus with participants leaves to Irbene Radiotelescope (200 km from Riga)

12.00 - ACOUSTIC SPACE LAB - presentation of the multimedia research DVD [RT-32] by RIXC and participants of the 2001 Acoustic Space Lab symposium.


 >The DVD [RT-32] produced by RIXC in Riga 2002-2003, is a multi-media exploration of the VIRAC radio telescope - a 32 m dish antenna in Irbene, Latvia. It covers the history of this top-secret Soviet era military object, including precise technical data and its conversion to scientific and civilian use, and introduces the international ACOUSTIC SPACE LAB symposium on sound art using radio and satellite technology that took place in summer 2001 at the site of the dish.
http://acoustic.space.re-lab.net


17.00 - departure from Irbene Radiotelescope back to Riga.